Van Van Cleave

Van Van Cleave (they/them) is a writer and artist working out of Oakland, CA. The youngest in a long line of DIYers and creatives, Van fancies themself an encyclopedia of practicable knowledge for better living. They are passionate about all things food, home, garden, and lifestyle. If you've ever dreamed of befriending the Fab Five, Van gets you, and may just be the next best thing.
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What Is Mouth Taping? What You Need to Know About the Viral Trend

TikTok videos touting this strange-looking trend have now received almost 25 million views. Here's what you need to know about its potential benefits and risks.